Shutter Island details
|Formats:||15 DVD, Blu-ray|
|Starring:||Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, Ben Kingsley, Michelle Williams, Max von Sydow, Jackie Earle Haley, Patricia Clarkson, Emily Mortimer|
|Studio:||PARAMOUNT HOME ENTERTAINMENT|
|Collections:||The Biggest and Best, Top 400 All-Time Rentals, Top Thrillers|
|Run time:||2 hours 18 minutes|
|Rental release:||02 Aug 2010|
By Tom Charity from LOVEFiLM
Scorsese and DiCaprio team up again for this psychological thriller.
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Strangely oldfashionedBy RayL (21 reviews) from Frodsham , 04 Mar 2010
[Highly rated reviewer]I saw this in the US recently. It started well but was slow paced. The plot line is ridiculous, which is not necessarily a problem if you can be persuaded to keep your disbelief out of the way. However by the end I felt as though I'd watched a 60s Hammer Horror film, only with rather good camera work.
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Creepy, strange, odd and watchableBy FullofStars (65 reviews) from Scotland , 14 Apr 2013The creeps is in full effect in this Titantic of a prison thriller. DiCaprio is at his nervous shuffling best and is finally looking his age! Heart stopping moments with fab supporting roles from Max and Ben make this a classic of the genre and Martin finally directs a good film again.
Over ratedBy The KnightWatcher (629 reviews) from Gloucestershire , 29 Mar 2013I thought this film is over rated. It starts well and promises a lot and for a while you think you might be watching something very good but the plot and ultimate twist is just far too contrived . It uses more and more gory flash backs and predictable horror film ploys to try to make is scary. In the end disappointing especially after the build up.
Loved itBy a customer , 26 Mar 2013Very good movie. Cleverly done, you doubt all the time, when you think you have understood, well the story takes a u-turn! It's very good. Highly recommended.
promised much delivered littleBy samanda (2 reviews) , 14 Mar 2013This had the makings of a great film with intriguing cinematography and a tempting storyline. Leo Di on top of this made this a must watch. However, I was very disappointed in the lack of pace and anti climatic ending. The plot took far too long to build and by the end I didn't care what happened I just wanted it to finish. On this basis I won't be recommending this film to anybody.
twisted thrillerBy wilsonwilson (10 reviews) , 06 Mar 2013glossy thriller,with good acting and some good scenery. the subject matter is pretty grim,probably best not to watch if you are receiving psychological care